Pokémon finally makes the jump to the Nintendo Switch with a new spin on its classic formula. RPGamer is here to find out if Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! is truly the very best, like no game ever was.
Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! / Let's Go, Eevee!
Effectively a remake of Pokémon Yellow blended with elements of Pokémon Go.
The Pokémon Company
Those thinking about buying Pokémon: Let’s Go can now try it out with a free demo. Players will be able to take a randomly-selected Pikachu or Eevee into Viridian Forest.
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The Pokémon series makes its debut on Nintendo Switch as the Pokémon: Let’s Go duo releases worldwide. The arrival of the games comes with multiple new trailers.
EGLX Toronto has a lot offer a certain kind of gamer, but for the very patient RPGaming-type Nintendo was showing off a playable take on the newest Pokémon title. Was it Worth Going? Scott Wachter explains if so.
The spooky ghosts of Lavender Town haunt a new trailer for Pokémon: Let’s Go this Halloween. Less spooky is another trailer that shows off the game’s unique features.
As teased, Meltan isn’t the only new mythical Pokémon to be found in Pokémon GO. It has an evolved form that will also be transferable to Pokémon Let’s Go next month.
Nintendo has released another new Pokémon: Let’s Go trailer. See what it’s like to ride Pokémon over land, sea, and sky.
Professor Oak and Professor Willow’s research has borne fruit. Budding trainers can now find out how to meet the new mythical Pokémon Meltan in the wild.
Pokémon: Let’s Go was present at last weekend’s EGX, where it received a half-hour showcase presentation. In other news, a new legendary Pokémon has been found, with the new species set to appear in both the mobile and Switch Pokémon games.
Another update for Pokémon: Let’s Go reveals a few more features in the game. Players will be able to transfer their Pokémon from Pokémon GO, feed them candies, and battle then capture legendary creatures.
Nintendo’s delayed Direct presentation offered up plenty of new titles for 3DS and Switch. Highlights include a new RPG from Game Freak and a lot of Final Fantasy titles.
Pokémon: Let’s Go is offering a greater focus on players’ initial partner Pokémon. Some new details and media show how Pikachu and Eevee will help players get around and reward affection.
A new trailer for Pokémon: Let’s Go appeared! Included in the video are some Mega Evolutions players can utilise, as well as some familiar sights and characters.
A new trailer has come for Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! and Let’s Go, Pikachu! In addition to giving a reminder of the game’s basic features, it also introduces a few familiar faces.
Are an Eevee and a Pikachu enough to make you want to replay the original Pokémon games again? What if I told you that you could walk a few miles in their shoes first?
As promised, a Pokémon is arriving this year. Unlike what most people would think, it’s quite a bit different than previous games in the series. And that’s a good thing. Maybe.
Though it didn’t make a big appearance during the Nintendo Direct, Pokémon Let’s Go received plenty of attention afterwards. Bill Trinen chatted with Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda about the game, and showed off plenty of gameplay.
A heavily Switch-focused press conference saw multiple new Pokémon titles announced. An action RPG is now available to download, with another title combining a Pokémon Yellow remake with the capturing mechanics of Pokémon Go coming later this year.